Lying is part of Islam: Taqiyya - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • James Meeker
    • 13.04.10 | 10:54 (IDT)

    Muhammad himself sanctioned lying by saying that Allah will not hold a Muslim accountable when he lies in war, espionage, concealment, or in weakness Muhammad went on to say, "War is deception." This deception can be practiced at a personal level as well as at community level through its leaders and institutions. Takiyya is practiced by all Muslims, Sunni and Shi'ites alike. See "How Taqiyya Alters Islam's Rules of War" by Raymond Ibrahim Middle East Quarterly Winter 2010, pp. 3-13 http://www.meforum.org/2538/taqiyya-islam-rules-of-war

    from the article: How to tell when a Mideast Expert is lying
    First published 15:28 12.04.10 | Last updated 22:10 13.04.10
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